Past Winners of the Nevada State Old-Time Fiddlers' Contest

Many accolades for both experienced and future musicians

~ Nevada State Old-Time Fiddlers’ Contest Winners ~

   2019    
Nevada State Junior Champion: 1st place Leah Bowen, Sparks, NV
  2nd place Fiona NcNeil, Reno, NV
  3rd place Ally McLanahan, Reno, NV
  4th place Maureen McNeil, Reno, NV
  5th place Sevina Versales, Reno, NV
     
Nevada State Adult Champion: 1st place Holly Sternberg, Sparks, NV
  2nd place Tanya Renaud, Elko, NV
  3rd place Brigit McNeil, Reno, NV
  4th place Lynn Baldwin, Henderson, NV
  5th place Tina Carlsen, Minden, NV
     
Junior-junior Open Division: 1st place Liam McNeil, Reno, NV
  2nd place Duke Fuselier, Reno, NV
  3rd place Scarlett Buchanan, Eureka, NV
  4th place Lily Lambert, Reno, NV
  5th place Sophie McNeil, Reno, NV
     
Junior Open Division: 1st place Leah Bowen, Sparks, NV
  2nd place Fiona McNeil, Reno, NV
  3rd place Ally McLanahan, Reno, NV
  4th place Maureen McNeil, Reno, NV
  5th place Sevina Versales, Reno, NV
     
Adult Open Division: 1st place Holly Sternberg, Sparks, NV
  2nd place Tanya Renaud, Elko, NV
  3rd place Brigit McNeil, Reno, NV
  4th place David Cheung, Elko, NV
  5th place Denise Jenkins, Carson City, NV
     
Senior Open Division: 1st place Lynn Baldwin, Henderson, NV
  2nd place Tina Carlsen, Minden, NV
  3rd place Robert Kastelic, Reno, NV
     
Senior-senior Open Division: 1st place Nicki Carlisle, Shingletown, CA
  2nd place Jeanne Howerton, Las Vegas, NV
  3rd Chuck Hendrick, Bozeman, MT
     
Grand Champion Open Division: 1st place Leah Bowen, Sparks, NV
  2nd place Holly Sternberg, Sparks, NV
  3rd place Brigit McNeil, Reno, NV
  4th place Nicki Carlisle, Shingletown, CA
  5th place Robert Kastelic, Reno, NV
   2018
Nevada State Junior Champion: 1st place Leah Bowen, Sparks, NV
2nd place Ally McLanahan, Reno, NV
3rd place Fiona NcNeil, Reno, NV
4th place Samantha Osborne, Truckee, CA
5th place Sophie McNeil, Reno, NV
Nevada State Adult Champion: 1st place Holly Sternberg, Reno, NV
2nd place David Finch, Las Vegas, NV
3rd place Tanya Renaud, Elko, NV
4th place David Cheung, Elko, NV
5th place Tim McNeil, Reno, NV
Junior-junior Open Division: 1st place Fiona McNeil, Reno, NV
2nd place Sophie McNeil, Reno, NV
3rd place Lily Lambert, Reno, NV
4th place Liam McNeil, Reno, NV
5th place Ivy, Cuda, Eureka, NV
Junior Open Division: 1st place Leah Bowen, Sparks, NV
2nd place Ally McLanahan, Reno, NV
3rd place Peter Wulfenstein, Provo, UT
4th place Samantha Osborne, Truckee, CA
5th place Terrell Calinog, Reno, NV
Adult Open Division: 1st place Grant Wheeler, Portland, OR
2nd place Holly Sternberg, Reno, NV
3rd place David Finch, Las Vegas, NV
4th place Tanya Renaud, Elko, NV
5th place David Cheung, Elko, NV
Senior Open Division: 1st place Randy Warner; Washoe Valley, NV
2nd – 5th place No entries
Senior-senior Open Division: 1st place Nicki Carlisle, Shingletown, CA
2nd place Jim McMillan, Bozeman, MT
3rd – 5th place No entries
Grand Champion Open Division: 1st place Leah Bowen, Sparks, NV
2nd place Grant Wheeler, Portland, OR
3rd place Holly Sternberg, Reno, NV
4th place David Finch, Las Vegas, NV
5th place Nicki Carlisle, Shingletown, CA
“Hot” Fiddle Contest: 1st place Nicki Carlisle, Shingletown, CA
2nd place Grant Wheeler, Portland, OR
3rd place David Finch, Las Vegas, NV

 

   2017
Nevada State Junior champion: 1st place Leah Bowen, Sparks, NV
2nd place Brigit McNeil, Reno, NV
3rd place Fiona NcNeil, Reno, NV
Nevada State Adult champion: 1st place Holly Sternberg, Reno, NV
2nd place Randy Warner, Washoe Valley, NV
3rd place Lynn Baldwin, Henderson, NV
Open division Junior-junior: 1st place Leah Bowen, Sparks, NV
2nd place Peter Wulfenstein; Provo, UT
3rd place Liam McNeil; Reno, NV
Open division Junior: 1st place Brigit McNeil; Reno, NV
Open division Adult: 1st place Holly Sternberg; Reno, NV
2nd place Timothy McNeil; Reno, NV
Open division Senior: 1st place Nicki Carlisle; Shingletown, CA
2nd place Randy Warner; Washoe Valley, NV
3rd place Julie Berliner; Las Vegas, NV
Open division Senior-senior: 1st place Kathy Kampschmidt; Willows, CA
2nd place Jeanne Howerton; Las Vegas, NV
Grand Champion : 1st place Holly Sternberg; Reno, NV
2nd place Leah Bowen; Sparks, NV
3rd place Nicki Carlisle; Shingletown, CA

 

  2016
Nevada State Junior champion: 1st place Kinzie Bradshaw, Duckwater, NV
Nevada State Adult champion: 1st place Jeanne Howerton, Las Vegas, NV
 2nd place Claire Morrow, Eureka, NV
 3rd place  Denise Jenkins, Carson City, NV
 Open division Junior-junior: 1st place Leah Bowen; Sparks, NV
2nd place Ivy Cuda; Eureka, NV
3rd place  Bailey Bradshaw; Duckwater, NV
Open division Junior:  No entries
Open division Senior:  1st place Hughie Smith; Bakersfield, CA.
2nd place Anita Marley; Patterson, CA
3rd place Kathy Kampschmidt, Willows,CA.
Grand champion: 1st place Hughie Smith, Bakersfield, CA
2nd place Anita Marley; Patterson, CA.